Saturday, June 22, 2013
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Central Park, the Bandshell Area
enter at 72nd Street
Rain or Shine
Join NYC Parks and Backpacker Magazine for the 9th annual Adventures NYC, and discover adventure right here in your own backyard! Get ready to hike, bike, climb and paddle as we celebrate NYC Parks and the great outdoors.
On Saturday, June 22, stop by Central Park and enjoy a day of outdoor adventure – for FREE! Activities will include:
- The North Face Zone
- The STIHL Lumberjack Show
- The L.L.Bean Aquatic Zone, featuring Kayaking, Fly Casting, & Stand Up Paddleboarding
- The Bear Naked Climbing Zone
- Strider Bike Zone
- Mountain Bike Expo
- Bike Helmet Giveaway, courtesy of NYC DOT
- Health & Fitness Clinics
- Outdoor Gear Exhibits
- Free Bike Valet Parking
- Live Music & Entertainment
Participants in the STIHL Lumberjack Show, Bear Naked Climbing Zone, Mountain Bike Expo, Strider Bike Zone, Fly Casting, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, and Kayking must sign a waiver before participating in any of these activities. The waivers will be provided at the event. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present to sign the waiver. Additionally, children must be at least 5 years of age to participate in Kayking and at least 8 years of age to participate in Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Fly Casting. Please note that lines are subject to close early to ensure that the event ends at 4:00 p.m.
Highlights from previous years
Interested in becoming a sponsor of Adventures NYC? In addition to being featured in the one of the largest public events in Central Park, your brand will gain exposure through a comprehensive marketing plan that includes, but is not limited to:
- Subway Posters
- Printed flyers and posters distributed to various schools, businesses, and organizations
- Radio Advertisements
- Newspaper Advertisements
- Parks website (350,000 unique visitors/month)
- E-blasts to Parks’ lists
- Aggressive public relations campaign to over 200 media outlets
Please contact Graham Fisk at email@example.com to receive more information.